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February 20, 2019: U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administration's plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a government official said on Wednesday.
February 20, 2019: U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administration's plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a government official said on Wednesday.
February 19, 2019: The European Union agreed on Tuesday to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) from new trucks and buses by 30 percent by a 2030 deadline as part of its commitment to cut its output of greenhouse gases.
February 19, 2019: The bigger the scale a company works at, the more of an impact even the smallest change can have.
February 18, 2019: Ecommerce giant has faced criticism for not doing enough in the fight against climate change
February 15, 2019: GREENS ANGRY OVER TRUMP’S BORDER WALL DECLARATION: Environmental groups are hammering President Trump's plans to use a national emergency declaration to build a wall on the southern border, warning it will have negative effects on the region's...
February 14, 2019: Donald Trump has gone out on a limb, asking the Tennessee Valley Authority to keep an aging coal plant on line — perhaps to keep a key campaign giver happy. But TVA is expected to retire the plant and to replace its overall fleet, mostly with natural gas and solar energy.
February 11, 2019: Body in charge of cutting aviation’s carbon footprint meets behind closed doorsA UN body tasked with cutting global aircraft emissions is covertly meeting this week for discussions dominated by airline industry observers.The environment committee of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) meets on Mon...
February 7, 2019: The Green New Deal was tried in Vermont and emissions rose 16.3%. That’s more twice as much as national emissions rose during the same period. Accounting for population, Vermont’s per capita emissions rose 5% while U.S. per capita emissions declined by 17%. What's going on?
February 1, 2019: Berlin’s controversial Coal Commission, tasked by the government to determine a feasible exit date from coal power, unveiled its much-anticipated report this week. But environmentalists have scoffed at its ‘generous’ 20-year timetable.
February 1, 2019: Many cruise ships use seawater to ‘wash’ dirty fuel to meet targets but then dump washwater back in the oceanA boom in cruise liner holidays is increasing concern over the widespread use of a so-called “emissions dodges” by global shipping to meet tough new dirty fuel rules next year.Royal Caribbean Cruises ...
February 1, 2019: Plus: Audi makes charging your E-Tron in Europe complicated, and Tesla's Model 3 hits Chinese showrooms.
January 31, 2019: Talks between the Trump administration and California over rules requiring automakers to steadily decrease car emissions are no closer to reaching a deal than when they began months ago, setting the stage for a protracted legal battle. Behind the scenes, negotiations have been largely cosmetic...
January 30, 2019: Increased railway use would save energy, help the environment, and also be safer, according to reports prepared by international environmental experts.
January 29, 2019: Coalition worth .5tn challenge fast food chains over lack of low-carbon plan McDonald’s, KFC and Burger King have been urged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in their supply chains by a coalition of global investors, with the animal agriculture industry criticised for being one of the world’s highest-emitting ...
January 29, 2019: Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn International is backing Carbon Relay, a Boston-based startup emerging from stealth today, that’s harnessing the algorithms used by companies like Facebook and Google for artificial intelligence to curb greenhouse gas emissions in the technology industry’s own backyard ...
January 29, 2019: Andrew Wheeler repeatedly lauded the president for declining greenhouse gas emissions. Then they spiked.
January 28, 2019: Baker Hughes joined the low carbon drive that has swept the oil and gas majors to announce its commitment to reduce its CO2 equivalent emissions 50% by 2030 and achieve net-zero CO2 emissions by 2050.
January 28, 2019: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is promoting its deregulatory agenda while also highlighting a measured drop in greenhouse gas emissions as part of its list of 2018 achievements.Accomplishments highlighted in the agency’s annual year...
January 23, 2019: Global carbon emissions continued to rise in 2018, suggesting we have to act now to avoid catastrophic impacts from a warming climate. History offers an example of how it can be done.
January 22, 2019: Thinktank says not enough is being done to cut coal burning and end fossil fuel subsidiesRemoving coal from the global energy mix is taking too long, too many forests are still being destroyed, and fossil fuel subsidies are ongoing despite their distorting effect on the market, a study has found.There has also been ...
January 21, 2019: What is being billed as an emissions fix for affected Volkswagens has created new issues, according to owners of vehicles who say they lag at acceleration and then surge forward, causing safety concerns even after a class action lawsuit was settled.
January 18, 2019: A federal grand jury in Detroit on Thursday indicted four managers at Volkswagen AG's luxury Audi unit as part of the U.S. government's investigation into the German automaker's diesel emissions cheating scandal, according to court documents.
January 18, 2019: A federal grand jury in Michigan indicted four engineering managers at German carmaker Audi in connection with a widening diesel emissions cheating scandal.
January 17, 2019: A federal grand jury in Detroit on Thursday indicted four managers at Volkswagen AG's luxury Audi unit as part of the U.S. government's investigation into the German automaker's diesel emissions cheating scandal, according to court documents.